Back Pain Caused By Backpacks

October 13th, 2012 Posted in Prevention

back pain relief for kids carrying schoolbags   Back pain caused by backpacks in kids carrying backpacks that are overweight is a growing concern according to this article. Following some safety tips recommended by Orthopaedic Surgeons in this article, a child can stay away from back pain. Suggestions include not carrying more than 15% of their body weight by both the shoulder straps and a waist strap, removing unnecessary items, and keeping bigger items close to the  Read more...







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